Location: Welcome to Malta!

Day 1 - 20 Jul 2020

Aéroport international de Malte

Welcome to Malta!, Aéroport international de Malte
Welcome to Malta!, Aéroport international de Malte
Welcome to Malta!, Aéroport international de Malte

Content: I was so happy to be back in Malta! 🇲🇹 It was actually my 5th time there, and I am still in love with this place ❤️ Once arrived at the airport, we took the cab I had previously booked on Internet (e-cabs) and it drove us to Saint Julian’s (15€).

Location: Argento Hotel 🛏

Day 1 - 20 Jul 2020

Argento Hotel

Argento Hotel 🛏, Argento Hotel

Content: As the hotel was quite empty because of Covid, we had been upgraded to a family suite with two double beds! The hotel is well located, close to a bus stop, as well as Paceville, where you’ll find all the restaurants, bars and nightclubs. We stayed 6 nights and paid 700€ for 2 persons, breakfast included.

Location: Saint Julian's

Day 2 - 21 Jul 2020

Argento Hotel

Saint Julian's, Argento Hotel
Saint Julian's, Argento Hotel
Saint Julian's, Argento Hotel

Content: We woke up in the sun and went on the rooftop of the hotel to see the beautiful views from it, and the pool!

Location: Ghajn Tuffieha

Day 2 - 21 Jul 2020

Għajn Tuffieħa Bay

Ghajn Tuffieha, Għajn Tuffieħa Bay
Ghajn Tuffieha, Għajn Tuffieħa Bay
Ghajn Tuffieha, Għajn Tuffieħa Bay
Ghajn Tuffieha, Għajn Tuffieħa Bay
Ghajn Tuffieha, Għajn Tuffieħa Bay

Content: Ghajn Tuffieha is definitely my favorite beach in Malta. I think the pictures speak for themselves! You can join this place by bus (n°225) from Saint Julian’s or Sliema, but it’s quite long (1h), so we took a Bolt cab instead.

Location: Singita 🍴

Day 2 - 21 Jul 2020

Singita Bar & Restaurant

Singita 🍴, Singita Bar & Restaurant
Singita 🍴, Singita Bar & Restaurant
Singita 🍴, Singita Bar & Restaurant
Singita 🍴, Singita Bar & Restaurant
Singita 🍴, Singita Bar & Restaurant

Content: The perfect beach restaurant to enjoy a delicious meal and a Kinnie (Maltese soft drink)!

Location: Manikata

Day 2 - 21 Jul 2020

Riviera Bay

Manikata, Riviera Bay
Manikata, Riviera Bay
Manikata, Riviera Bay
Manikata, Riviera Bay

Content: We hiked up to this point to get a breathtaking view on two bays! This place looks unreal.

Location: Saint Julian's

Day 2 - 21 Jul 2020

Hugo's Lounge

Saint Julian's, Hugo's Lounge

Content: We went to Hugo’s Lounge for dinner and we were delighted as it was Happy Hour and got two cocktails for the price of one! 🍸

Location: Sliema

Day 3 - 22 Jul 2020

Sliema Ferry

Sliema, Sliema Ferry
Sliema, Sliema Ferry
Sliema, Sliema Ferry

Content: We took a ferry in Sliema to cross the sea and arrive in Valletta! It costs only 1.50€ and lasts 5 minutes.

Location: Valletta

Day 3 - 22 Jul 2020

The Fortress Builders

Valletta, The Fortress Builders
Valletta, The Fortress Builders

Content: Valletta is one of the most beautiful cities I’ve ever seen. Make sure to wander around and lose you in small streets.

Freedom Square (Misraħ Il-Ħelsien)

Valletta, Freedom Square (Misraħ Il-Ħelsien)
Valletta, Freedom Square (Misraħ Il-Ħelsien)

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St. John's Co-Cathedral

Valletta, St. John's Co-Cathedral
Valletta, St. John's Co-Cathedral
Valletta, St. John's Co-Cathedral
Valletta, St. John's Co-Cathedral
Valletta, St. John's Co-Cathedral

Content: We visited the St. John’s Co-Cathedral and were totally amazed by this visit. A ticket for an adult costs 15€ and 7.50€ for a student, with an audio guide. The visit lasted around 1h30.

The Bridge Bar

Valletta, The Bridge Bar

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Upper Barrakka Gardens (Il-Barrakka ta' Fuq)

Valletta, Upper Barrakka Gardens (Il-Barrakka ta' Fuq)
Valletta, Upper Barrakka Gardens (Il-Barrakka ta' Fuq)

Content: Upper Barrakka Gardens are the best place to get an amazing view on the three cities and the harbor.

Eddie's Cafe Regina

Valletta, Eddie's Cafe Regina

Content: This restaurant is not well rated on TripAdvisor but I’ve been there several times and never had any problems!

Location: Saint Julian's

Day 3 - 22 Jul 2020

Argento Hotel

Saint Julian's, Argento Hotel
Saint Julian's, Argento Hotel
Saint Julian's, Argento Hotel

Content: We went back to the hotel to enjoy the sunset by the pool!

Bianco's

Saint Julian's, Bianco's

Content: Bianco’s is one of my favorite restaurants in Malta, their bruschettas and calzone are out of this world.

Location: Il-Mellieħa

Day 4 - 23 Jul 2020

Cirkewwa Ferry Terminal

Il-Mellieħa, Cirkewwa Ferry Terminal
Il-Mellieħa, Cirkewwa Ferry Terminal
Il-Mellieħa, Cirkewwa Ferry Terminal
Il-Mellieħa, Cirkewwa Ferry Terminal

Content: On the fourth day, we went to the famous Blue Lagoon in Comino! The easiest and cheapest way to get there is to take bus n°222 from Sliema or Saint Julian’s to Cirkewwa(~1h). From there, you can take a boat to Comino, a round trip ticket costs 13€ per person.

Location: Comino

Day 4 - 23 Jul 2020

Blue Lagoon

Comino, Blue Lagoon
Comino, Blue Lagoon
Comino, Blue Lagoon
Comino, Blue Lagoon

Content: I highly recommend you to go to the Blue Lagoon early in the morning. Do not go in the afternoon, this place looks like a nightmare. There isn’t much sand, you’ll have to sit on rocks.

Location: Saint Julian’s

Day 4 - 23 Jul 2020

Lore & Fitch

Saint Julian’s , Lore & Fitch
Saint Julian’s , Lore & Fitch
Saint Julian’s , Lore & Fitch

Content: We had dinner in this upscale restaurant, the food was good but the service was awful.

Location: Saint Julian’s

Day 5 - 24 Jul 2020

Hotel Argento

Saint Julian’s , Hotel Argento

Content: We were supposed to go to Gozo on this day, which is another island of the Maltese archipelago, but I had a sunstroke due to the previous day and wasn’t able to move at all, so I stayed in the hotel room.

Location: Saint Julian's

Day 5 - 24 Jul 2020

Manakis Greek Taverna

Saint Julian's, Manakis Greek Taverna

Content: We went to a delicious Greek restaurant, I wasn’t still feeling well and didn’t eat anything, but my boyfriend really enjoyed his meal!

Location: Il-Gżira

Day 6 - 25 Jul 2020

Il-Gżira

Il-Gżira, Il-Gżira
Il-Gżira, Il-Gżira

Content: A few weeks before our trip, I booked a marine life spotting tour with marine biologists, of a duration of 7 hours. EcoMarine Malta organizes these tours several times in the month and it costs 90€ per person.

Location: Marsaxlokk

Day 6 - 25 Jul 2020

Ta Kalanka Sea Cave

Marsaxlokk, Ta Kalanka Sea Cave
Marsaxlokk, Ta Kalanka Sea Cave
Marsaxlokk, Ta Kalanka Sea Cave

Content: We had the chance to spot many dolphins and get a lot of explanations about them.

Location: Il-Hofriet

Day 6 - 25 Jul 2020

Il-hofriet

Il-Hofriet, Il-hofriet
Il-Hofriet, Il-hofriet
Il-Hofriet, Il-hofriet

Content: For lunch, we had a quick swim stop in a beautiful place close to Saint Peters Pool.

Location: Saint Julian's

Day 6 - 25 Jul 2020

Hugo's Lounge

Saint Julian's, Hugo's Lounge

Content: Hugo’s Lounge is my favorite Asian restaurant in Malta, their cocktails are amazing too!

Location: Valletta

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

La Valette

Valletta , La Valette
Valletta , La Valette
Valletta , La Valette
Valletta , La Valette

Content: We took a Hop-on/Hop-off bus on our last day to easily visit several places, the ticket costs 20€ person. We hoped in the bus in Saint Julian’s and drove by Valletta first.

Location: Cospicua

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Madonna Statue

Cospicua, Madonna Statue
Cospicua, Madonna Statue

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Location: Birgu

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Vittoriosa Yacht Marina | Grand Harbour Marina

Birgu, Vittoriosa Yacht Marina | Grand Harbour Marina
Birgu, Vittoriosa Yacht Marina | Grand Harbour Marina
Birgu, Vittoriosa Yacht Marina | Grand Harbour Marina

Content: We had the chance to see some new places that we wouldn’t have visited by foot or bus.

Location: Marsaxlokk

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Marsaxlokk South Port

Marsaxlokk, Marsaxlokk South Port

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Location: Żurrieq

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)

Żurrieq, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Żurrieq, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Żurrieq, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)

Content: Then, we arrived in Blue Grotto. I really love this place and wanted to show it to my boyfriend.

Location: Congreve Channel 🍴

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Congreve Channel

Congreve Channel 🍴, Congreve Channel

Content: But first, we had lunch in this restaurant, the food was okay but they made several mistakes with our orders.

Location: Blue Grotto 🛶

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)

Blue Grotto 🛶, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Blue Grotto 🛶, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Blue Grotto 🛶, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Blue Grotto 🛶, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Blue Grotto 🛶, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Blue Grotto 🛶, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Blue Grotto 🛶, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Blue Grotto 🛶, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)
Blue Grotto 🛶, Blue Grotto (Taħt il-Ħnejja)

Content: We took a small boat to discover the many caves. There was a special price so we paid 4€ instead of 8€, per person, and the tour lasts around 30 minutes.

Location: Mosta

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Rotunda of St Marija Assunta (The Mosta Dome)

Mosta, Rotunda of St Marija Assunta (The Mosta Dome)

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Location: Mdina

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Mdina Gate

Mdina, Mdina Gate

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Location: Saint Paul's Bay

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Café del Mar Malta

Saint Paul's Bay, Café del Mar Malta
Saint Paul's Bay, Café del Mar Malta
Saint Paul's Bay, Café del Mar Malta

Content: For our last evening, we went to renowned Cafe Del Mar that offers amazing sunsets every day.

Location: Cafe Del Mar 🍸🍴

Day 7 - 26 Jul 2020

Café del Mar Malta

Cafe Del Mar 🍸🍴, Café del Mar Malta
Cafe Del Mar 🍸🍴, Café del Mar Malta

Content: We had dinner there and it was simply delicious, can only recommend it.

Location: Bye Malta!

Day 8 - 27 Jul 2020

Aéroport international de Malte

Bye Malta!, Aéroport international de Malte
Bye Malta!, Aéroport international de Malte
Bye Malta!, Aéroport international de Malte

Content: After 7 days in Malta, it was already time to say goodbye to this wonderful archipelago. But I’m sure I’ll visit it again soon for my 6th time there! 🇲🇹❤️